WINTER 2024 CO-OP: Marketing Assistant – Sydney Credit Union

  • Location: Sydney, NS
  • Deadline: November 8, 2023 at 11:59 pm

Marketing Assistant Co-op Student (January 2024)

Are you a friendly, outgoing person who can build long-term business relationships and enjoys making a difference in your community? Are you a self-starter who can see opportunities and offer great solutions? Then we want to hear from you!

Our Marketing Assistant plays a key role in providing administrative and project support to the credit union’s marketing and member-owner relations activities in addition to delivering exceptional service to our members by providing apersonalized and engaging member experience for every member every time.  When you come work with us, you’re welcomed as part of our professional team working collaboratively toward common goals. As a Co-op student with SydneyCredit Union, you will not only gain valuable experience in the Financial Industry, but if successful, you may also have theopportunity to return to us when you graduate and start your professional career.

Responsibilities in this role:

  • Assists with the implementation of Sydney Credit Union’s marketing and communication plan and programs.
  • Provides support to the Community Relations and Marketing Manager, Marketing Coordinator as well as the Digital Media Coordinator.
  • Contributes to the creation and production of the credit union’s advertising and promotion activities including social media, print, electronic, and direct mail.
  • Assists with the organization and implementation of special events and functions.
  • Completes other projects and duties as assigned.
  • Promote our products and services as well as participate in branch campaigns and
  • Use your knowledge of our products and services to offer
  • Process various financial transactions and balance daily work in an efficient and accurate
  • Demonstrate a team approach and provide support to the Front-Line

You have…

  • An interest in pursuing a career in the financial industry.
  • Superior customer service and business development skills.
  • Proven ability to achieve and exceed business/sales objectives.
  • An outgoing and self-motivated nature with strong work ethics.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Proven history of accuracy and high attention to details. (data entry, paperwork, cash balancing)
  • Superior communication and time management skills.
  • An interest in working for an organization committed to the local community.

We offer…

  • Outstanding culture and opportunity to join an engaged and community-focused
  • Customized training and opportunities for personal
  • $20.00/hr (If you live more than 100 km from Sydney Credit Union you may also be eligible for $1000 relocation assistance through the Co-op Education Incentive program)

How to apply…

If this opportunity aligns with your professional goals, please email your resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word or PDF format to

Applications will be accepted until November 8, 2023.

**Please note that to be the successful candidate you must be approved for an Individual Fidelity Bond, a process which includes a criminal record check and a credit check.